VIDEO: Faroese Language

Hello from Torshavn the capital of the Faroes Islands. My friend John is going to give us an introduction to the Faroes Language. Basically it’s a mix of old west Norse spoken in the middle ages mixed with Irish or Gaelic.

Here is a list of the words he translated:
1. Alphabet
2. Hello
3. Goodbye
4. Please
5. Thank you
6. How are you?
7. Where are you from?
8. How much does this cost?
9. 1 – 10
10. Monday – Sunday
11. Months of the Year
12. Man
13. Women
14. Child
15. Family
16. Food
17. Water
18. Beer
19. Wine
20. Restaurant
21. Welcome to the Faroe Islands

That was a quick intro to the Faroes Language. Have you heard this language before? Or do you speak Faroes? Let me know in the comments below!

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